Local authority governors

There are a range of Local Authority school governor opportunities in schools across Knowsley. Find out more about the role of a governor and how to register your interest here.

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Benefits of being a local authority governor

At Knowsley Council, we have high ambitions for our children and young people. As a local authority governor, you will play a vital role in helping us to achieve these ambitions.

Governing boards are an integral part of school leadership, and we are committed to supporting you with the training, guidance, and support you need to be successful. We are looking for people with a range of expertise and life experience, including business or professional expertise, previous experience as a school governor, trustee, or other voluntary role, or experience of working with children, young people, and families.

As a local authority governor, you will work as part of the school's governing board team to promote high standards of education, hold the senior leadership of the school to account, and make important decisions about school policies, the school's budget, and the curriculum.

Here are some of the benefits of being a local authority governor in Knowsley:

  • Make a real and lasting impact on the lives of children and young people in your community.
  • Play a key role in shaping the future of education in Knowsley.
  • Develop your skills and expertise through a comprehensive programme of training and support.
  • Be part of a team of dedicated and passionate individuals who are committed to making a difference.

If you are interested in becoming a local authority governor in Knowsley, please visit our website for more information.

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